Press Releases

American Airlines Begins New Non-Stop Service to Austin

American Airlines Begins New Non-Stop Service to Austin

Today, American Airlines starts new daily, non-stop service between the Albuquerque International Sunport and Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. This is the second daily service and third airline offering direct service between the two cities, and a promising...

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Albuquerque Sunport Holiday Travel Tips

Albuquerque Sunport Holiday Travel Tips

In preparation for one of the most-traveled holidays and some of the busiest travel days since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Albuquerque International Sunport has some holiday travel tips to ensure a safe and enjoyable travel experience. “We know everyone is...

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Sunport Achieves STAR Facility Accreditation

Sunport Achieves STAR Facility Accreditation

The Albuquerque International Sunport recently achieved the Global Biorisk Advisory Council’s (GBAC) STAR Facility Accreditation. This performance-based accreditation is the gold standard for facilities and demonstrates that proper cleaning, disinfection, and...

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Amazon Expansion, New Jobs Coming to Sunport

Amazon Expansion, New Jobs Coming to Sunport

Tomorrow, a ground lease and development agreement between the City of Albuquerque’s Aviation Department and Amazon will be introduced to City Council. If approved, the agreement would allow Amazon to develop an air cargo facility at the Albuquerque International...

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City Unveils New Balloon Museum Exhibit at the Sunport

City Unveils New Balloon Museum Exhibit at the Sunport

Today, City leaders unveiled Up, Up & Away with the Balloon Museum, a large-scale exhibition located inside the Sunport. Up, Up, & Away explores ballooning with experimental hot air gondolas and other museum collection items that tell the story of early...

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The ABQ Sunport is taking proactive steps to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19  Learn More
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